Author Biographical Info

Dr. Baird was born September 28, 1904 in Pancake/Gatesville TX. Valliant C. Baird MD, contributed to the organization of industrial health programs during their nascent years.

Papers include Dr. Baird’s resume up until 1963, the biography proof of what was published in who’s who in America, 37th Edition., newspaper clippings, medical journal articles, meeting and conference presentation notes and summaries, and pamphlets. Dr. Baird’s publications discuss the following topics: Chemical Hazards – Industry, Farm, and Home, Suicide, Paget’s disease, Coronary Artery Disease, Preventive Medicine correlates to specific age groups, plan of organization of an industrial health program, advocated pre-employment examinations, carotid sinus syndrome. See more at


MS 005

Publication Date(s)

November 9, 2021




Industrial medicine, Petroleum industry, Occupational medicine, Preventive Medicine, New Orleans (LA), Houston (TX), Charity Hospital (New Orleans, LA), Exxon Mobil Corporation, Humble Oil and Refining Company, Mercy Hospital (New Orleans, LA), Tulane University School of Medicine, Valliant Clinton Baird, Baylor College of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. School of Public Health, correspondence, newspaper clippings


The Valliant Clinton Baird, MD, papers is 1/2 cubic feet and consists of 1 document box. It contains biographical information, personal and professional correspondence, official documents, news clippings, that detail the personal life, professional activities, medical related records and papers associated with the experiences of Dr. Baird company physician Exon Mobil, and also his contributions to the Houston Texas Medical Center. The materials are in good condition. Ink applied by typewriters is clearly legible in the documents. The records pertain to the geographic areas of New Orleans Louisiana and Houston, Texas. See more at MS 005.


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